Pastor at Faith Presbyterian Church
McDonough, GA. 30252
About the job
Faith Presbyterian Church (EPC) (McDonough, GA) – Pastor
The Big Picture
Faith Presbyterian Church (faithepcrus.org) is seeking a Pastor who will preach the Word and provide spiritual, theological, administrative, and pastoral leadership for the congregation.
Faith is a congregation of 130 in McDonough, Georgia that is committed to glorifying God by helping connect people with Christ and grow as His disciples. As a church, we reflect the Reformed tradition in our worship and beliefs.
The candidate brings a variety of gifts and skills to the position: 1. Solid Biblical teaching-exegesis-teach from scripture, less experiential, more doctrine consistency. 2. Strong pastoral care-Reach out in person preferably to those in need and routinely check in on shut-ins. 3. Equip the flock - point all to Jesus and teach how to follow Him. 4. Rely on Session and Diaconate for day-to-day administrative details, devoting time to teaching and pastoral care and not to micromanaging. 5. Create youth programs and have organizational skills including the delegating of many tasks and ministries to women. 6. Humility - acknowledge self-sinner in need of continuous grace -- sensitive to all - responsible in what is said and a peacemaker. 7. Love of all regardless of personalities – speak the truth in love even if it hurts, and shows compassion.
We require the pastor to meet the qualifications in I Timothy and Titus. Since Faith EPC is a fairly new established church, we feel we will need a pastor who has served as a Pastor or Associate that has experience with the connected church government of our denomination, the Evangelical Presbyterian Church.